Case Number: 32-10-052160
Victim: Douglas Houser
Murdered on: May 15, 2010
Location: 900 block of Rue Madora Drive, Bear, De. 19701
The victim answered a knock at his front door at 11:00 PM. The suspects asked for an unknown person which the victim had no knowledge of being in his residence. The suspects then forced their way into the victim’s residence and shot the victim thereby causing his death. The suspects then fled.
A witness described the suspect as a light toned (possibly "mixed") black male who stands at least 6'2", weighs about 300 pounds and had an afro style haircut that was pulled back into a ponytail. She rated the drawing at a number eight based on likeness.
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Det. Brian Shahan: BShahan@nccde.org (302) 395-2781
Glenn Davis: GLDavis@nccde.org (302) 395-8216
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